Opinions

Esther urges Government to allow Dentists to return to work

 

Tatton MP Esther McVey said dentists were more than capable of assessing risk and should be allowed to open if they wish.

Last night she wrote to the Department of Health calling for a timetable so dentists can plan future care provision.

Esther urges a rethink on the language around 'domestic' violence

Esther has urged Government to re-think the language surrounding domestic violence – claiming it does not convey the horror many victims face.

The Tatton MP said to label all domestic violence incidents under one umbrella term detracts from the seriousness of many crimes.

PODCASTS 'Blue Collar Conversations'

As part of a series of 'Blue Collar Conversations' Esther is recording a series of regular Podcasts. She talks to local business owners and individuals about the impact of the virus, the challenges that is presenting- and sometimes the opportunities it is also giving.

Vital help needed for the self-employed

Esther McVey welcomed measures announced by Government to plough money into the NHS and to support staff and businesses but urged more action in this unprecedented time. Chancellor Rishi Sunak has come under pressure to set out what Government will do to support self-employed workers affected by

Communities helping the vulnerable

It seems really likely that we are all going to know people who are having to self isolate over the coming weeks and months.

Attacks on Emergency workers

AN MP who secured backing for a Police Covenant is hoping tougher sentences for anyone who assaults an emergency worker will be included – to provide justice for more than 700 paramedics, police officers and firefighters across Cheshire attacked last year.